Hormel Foods Helps Fight Hunger in Rochelle
February 10, 2012
“I would like to thank all the employees at Rochelle Foods,” said William H. Rice, plant manager, Rochelle Foods. “Their hard work and commitment to excellence make it possible for Hormel Foods give to back to our community. On behalf of everyone at Rochelle Foods, I am proud to make this donation to fight hunger in Rochelle.”
This donation from Rochelle Foods is part of the commitment at Hormel Foods to nourish the hungry in the United States one community at a time. For the second straight year, the company is giving funds to more than a dozen U.S. manufacturing facilities to share with nonprofits in their respective communities to fight hunger.
“We were ecstatic about the feedback we received last year from our plant managers, employees, and the organizations we were able to support through our hunger-relief efforts,” said Julie H. Craven, vice president of corporate communications at Hormel Foods. “We are proud to be making a difference in the communities where our employees live and work.”
In addition to its hunger relief efforts in these communities, Hormel Foods is committed to helping those in need throughout the world. Through its “On Our Way to Ending Hunger” program, Hormel Foods collaborates with retailers, nonprofits and the government on hunger relief efforts; nourishes the hungry in the United States and abroad; and motivates individuals and corporate partners to take action to fight hunger.